Building in Jumeirah Set Ablaze

Building in Jumeirah Set Ablaze

28 Jun 2016

The fire was spotted from Sheikh Zayed Road

A fire in Jumeirah was reported on Monday morrning. The fire could be spotted off Sheikh Zayed Road in the late morning and a team of firefighters took to the scene to put the blaze out where it took under an hour for it to diminish. 

Workers were evacuated out of the building that was in the middle of construction.

A spokesperson from the Dubai Civil Defence reported that the fire started in the insulation material on the roof of the building. The cooling process was said to have started at around 12:14pm.